This image of Hinderwell School pupils with teachers came to us and all we know are that Vena and Joseph Tyerman of Holme Farm, Hinderwell feature in this image. But we felt you would like to see another older image of education.
Image courtesy of Keith Bowers
This picture of Group 5 at the Council School Hinderwell shows both staff and pupils. The only identified member is Elizabeth McMahon standing to left of the teacher in the middle line.
We would welcome additional names; teaching staff or pupils, can you help?
Image courtesy of Norman Amos (son of Elizabeth McMahon)
Neil Suckling loaned us this photo of the pupils of Staithes School and tells us Margaret Ward Verrill is one of the students do you know any of the others?
Mrs. Richards’ father, Harry Grange, was 9 or 10 when this photograph of Group 3, Hinderwell Council School, was taken. He is standing on the back row, 6th from the left. On the third row, third from left is Winnie Grange (sister of Harry and Alan Grange). Alan Grange is the little boy with the white tie, 5th from the left, on the second row. John Cole advises: ”My gran (Mary Cole) is the girl middle of the picture dressed in black left of the tallgirl”. Annie Lowes tells us: ”Annie Lowes station master’ daughter is the girl with ribbon in her hair, three girls from left of girl dressed in black. Her brother Robbie Lowes is also in the picture”.
Image courtesy of Carolyn Richards and updates on names. Also thanks to John Cole and Annie Lowes for the updates.
Mr. Mitchell, the headmaster, with a class at the old school at Staithes, some of whom still live in the village.
Back row: 1. Dickie Sotherby 2. Jackie Slater 3. …4. Raymond Marsay 5. ….6. John Conn 7. Eric Hansell
2nd row: 1.…2.…3. Tommy Roe 4. Gordon Lewis 5. Gertrude Verrill ….. 7. John Dawson …..9. Willie Wright 10. John Cole
Front row: 1. Sheila Marsay……….5. ’Luvvy’ Verrill …….8. Laura Pearson …
(Image courtesy of Mr. Ray Conn, thanks to Nina Edminson and Jackie Roe-Lawton for the updates)